Video Poker at GrandRush Casino

Online Video poker is where it’s at, mate! This staple of online casino entertainment is an absolute classic – easy to play once you know the rules and will help you make the big bucks if you pick a good strategy and work it.

This universally-loved game has been available as an online casino game for many years – the first video poker machine strutted onto the scene in the late 1970s and the game has been growing in popularity ever since.

Video poker, as you can surmise from the name, is the digital version of the world’s favourite casino game. Instead of playing against other players, it;s a game of wits between you and an electronic dealer. Based on five-card draw, one of poker’s most beloved variants, this game is heaps of fun once you know how to play.

Video Poker Variants

At GrandRush online casino, we like to give you options. The more options you have, the more chances you’ll get to strike it lucky and win! Some of the online video poker variants available here are Aces and Faces Poker, Deuces Wild Bonus Poker, Deuces Wild Poker, Double Bonus Poker, Double Double Bonus Poker, Jacks or Better Poker, Joker Poker, and Triple Double Bonus Poker.

What’s on the Cards

Video poker, like its parent game, can be a complicated endeavour, with many rules and strategies to help you play the game like a pro. But luckily, once you know the basic rules, you can try your hand at any online game out there – there are many casinos, like Grand Rush, that will let you play for free to practise your skills. Then, once you’re an ace, you can play online video poker for real money and win big! And, even though there are many variants of online poker available, the basic rules are always the same so, once you know what you’re doing, you can take on any online game and show it who’s boss.

Some of the most common hands you’ll come across in your online video poker journey include:

  • Five of a Kind;
  • Straight Flush;
  • Four of a Kind;
  • Full House;
  • Flush;
  • Straight;
  • Three of a Kind;
  • Two Pairs;
  • One Pair;
  • No Pair

Once you know exactly what each hand entails, and which one beats which, you’ll be on your way to living the good life.

Step by step guide

Here’s a step-by-step guide on exactly what you need to do to start your online video poker journey – it really is as easy as one, two, three:

  1. Sign up at an awesome online casino like GrandRush and open one of the many online video poker games available;
  2. Then place your bet and hit ‘Deal’;
  3. You’ll receive your five-card poker hand and you can discard any cards that you don’t want;
  4. Play the game and collect your winnings!

There might be a little more to it than that but, if you follow those basic steps, you’ll find your feet, find your favourite casino game, figure out a strategy that works for you, and be on your way to the winners’ circle in no time!